Relevant publications

Journal articles dealing with research, grant proposals and peer review.

General

The peer review  process: is there room for improvement? Editorial of Stan Gielen, President NWO for Open Access Government, august 2017

Funders groan under growing review burden, Science, 28 Jul 2017: Vol. 357, Issue 6349, pp. 343, DOI: 10.1126/science.357.6349.343

How much do you really understand about the peer-review process?, Times Higher Education, 19th July 2017

Research on the Austrian Science Fund (FWF)

Rüdiger Mutz, Lutz Bornmann, Hans-Dieter Daniel; Funding decision-making systems: An empirical comparison of continuous and dichotomous approaches based on psychometric theory. Res Eval 2016; 25 (4): 416-426. doi: 10.1093/reseval/rvw002

Rüdiger Mutz, Lutz Bornmann, Hans-Dieter Daniel; Are there any frontiers of research performance? Efficiency measurement of funded research projects with the Bayesian stochastic frontier analysis for count data. Journal of Informetrics, Volume 11, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 613-628, ISSN 1751-1577, doi: 10.1016/j.joi.2017.04.009

Rüdiger Mutz, Lutz Bornmann, Hans-Dieter Daniel; Cross-disciplinary research: What configurations of fields of science are found in grant proposals today?. Res Eval 2015; 24 (1): 30-36. doi: 10.1093/reseval/rvu023

Rüdiger Mutz, Lutz Bornmann, Hans-Dieter Daniel; Does Gender Matter in Grant Peer Review? An Empirical Investigation Using the Example of the Austrian Science Fund. Zeitschrift für Psychologie 2012 220:2, 121-129

Rüdiger Mutz, Lutz Bornmann, Hans-Dieter Daniel (2012); Heterogeneity of Inter-Rater Reliabilities of Grant Peer Reviews and Its Determinants: A General Estimating Equations Approach. PLoS ONE 7(10): e48509. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0048509

Rüdiger Mutz, Lutz Bornmann, Hans-Dieter Daniel (2015); Testing for the fairness and predictive validity of research funding decisions: A multilevel multiple imputation for missing data approach using ex-ante and ex-post peer evaluation data from the Austrian science fund. J Assn Inf Sci Tec, 66: 2321–2339. doi:10.1002/asi.23315